Breaches and Incidents: Top 5 Cyber-attacks in Quarter 1 – 2021

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 14:39:07 +0000

The second wave of the pandemic has hit India hard from a cybersecurity perspective. There has been a…

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LinkedIn Phishing Scam: Hackers target users with fake job offers

Credit to Author: Prashant Tilekar| Date: Fri, 28 May 2021 11:55:17 +0000

Scam Alert Beware of Fake LinkedIn Job OffersLinkedIn is a popular social networking platform that is focused on professional networking and the business community. On…

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How to Tell a Job Offer from an ID Theft Trap

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Fri, 21 May 2021 17:41:14 +0000

One of the oldest scams around — the fake job interview that seeks only to harvest your personal and financial data — is on the rise, the FBI warns. Here’s the story of a recent LinkedIn impersonation scam that led to more than 100 people getting duped, and one almost-victim who decided the job offer was too-good-to-be-true.

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Keeping kids safe in the digital world: a primer for anxious parents

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 09:58:39 +0000

Keep your kids safe from digital threats!Like most things in life, starting early gives you an advantage, even when it comes to cybersecurity. Today’s…

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Staying safe on social media: Five things to keep in mind

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 08:25:41 +0000

Don’t compromise your safety on Social MediaThe Internet is full of the dangers irresponsible social media usage can cause. Here, at Quick Heal, we…

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How social media platforms mine personal data for profit

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 18:42:04 +0000

We explore some of the ways social media use personal data to fuel advertising and keep the profits flowing.

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